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I am wanting to get a 3d monitor but can't decide. Opinions?

Somebody have experience with the alienware AW2310?
Edited by HenrikMeister - 6/19/11 at 7:28am
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benq xl2410t or LG w2363d. the lg is much cheaper.
     
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FYI-Using 3D and 120Hz, take whatever FPS you're getting now and divide it by 2 at least.
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FYI-Using 3D and 120Hz, take whatever FPS you're getting now and divide it by 2 at least.
A 6850 is a bit borderline for 3D I have to admit. Pulls great frames at 1080p, but it doesn't exactly break 60 that often so you'd be looking at around 30fps max.
 
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for amd 3d you can only use certain monitors, oens that are mro elike 3d tvs. didnt read what card you had. look at the supported monitors here http://www.amd.com/US/PRODUCTS/TECHN...-hardware.aspx
     
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Asus VG236h imo.
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Originally Posted by HenrikMeister View Post
Somebody have experience with the alienware AW2310?
I love mine. Great colors for a TN and minimal backlight bleed along the top edge. Extremely smooth during movement.
Edited by Draygonn - 6/20/11 at 10:11am
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Originally Posted by HenrikMeister View Post
I am wanting to get a 3d monitor but can't decide. Opinions?

Somebody have experience with the alienware AW2310?
Yes, the AW2310 is awesome. The build quality is really solid. I couldn't be happier with it for gaming - I don't use 3D all that often though. It looks really great on some games, but with a lot of stuff I play I don't wanna bother with the glasses. Looks great like I said though on Metro 2033, UT3, etc

Also don't try to play with 3D in competitive MP games lol
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I too was also looking into these 120hz monitors... Only sticking at 1080p, I was waiting for more 27 inch ones like Asus or Samsung but they are taking their sweet times.. Taking too long, I personally might just end up picking the Asus 23 in 120hz...
http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...k=asus%20120hz
$100 cheaper than alienware and 23 inches does the job as a desk computer (will just use my 42inch LCD for movies)
Whats the pixel density at with 1080p at 23 inches compared to 27 in? Any complaints?
Need something to finally take advantage of my two sexy cards...
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